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How to Choose an Exterior Remodeling Contractor - Have you determined that your home is due for some exterior remodeling? If so, now it’s time to decide who will do the job for you. Hiring the right exterior remodeling contractor is crucial, but finding one doesn’t have to be difficult. Check out our tips for selecting a trustworthy contractor so that when it’s …
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Fiber Cement Siding Vs. Engineered Wood Siding - With the evolution of engineered and synthetic siding materials, homeowners are presented with more durable alternatives to traditional wood siding. In this blog post we will cover two of our favorite wood siding alternatives, fiber cement siding and engineered wood siding.  Before we get into the comparison, let’s take a look at what makes up …
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5 Reasons Replacement Windows Should be Your Next Home Project - When it comes to home renovations, most people’s minds go to glamorous updates like kitchen and bathroom remodels, but ignore updates essential to the home’s looks and efficiency. Replacement windows are the unsung hero of home renovations, and in this blog we will provide 5 reasons why replacement windows should be your next home renovation …
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What to Look For in a Roofing Contractor - The realization that your roof needs to be repaired or replaced can be a daunting one, especially when it is time to hire a roofing contractor. To make things easier, we have put together a guide that will show you how to find a roofing contractor that fits your needs and will make the process …
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How Long Does Stucco Remediation Take? - Depending upon small factors such as where you live, stucco can either be a breeze, or it can contribute to larger, ongoing problems for your home. Although a durable material generally, stucco is also brittle which makes stone accents as well as foundations prone to settling over time.  If the area where you live is …
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Roof Additions Ideas for Your Deck in 2021 - Spring has sprung, which means it’s the perfect time to start thinking about some home improvements! Since you’ll likely be spending more time outside in the warmer months, why not consider some deck improvements? Specifically, adding a roof to your deck is a great way to revamp your outdoor living space. Keep reading to learn …
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Extensive Remodeling for Homeowners: What to Know About Water Damage and Aftermath - Understanding the Different Types of Water  Water is water, right? You may be surprised to learn that there are three different kinds of water, and they can drastically change how you approach cleaning up the mess and mold that water damage leaves behind.  Clean Water Damage Clean water simply means that the water causing the …
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Types of Exterior Additions for Your Home for 2021 - If you are similar to the average household, during 2020 you most likely identified multiple additions for your home’s ultimate wish list! As the season changes we’ll be spending more time indoors, and not everyone is using this time to think of ways to enhance their homes - but many are. Get ahead of the game with ideas for exterior home additions, which ironically, can open up a whole new world of indoor lounging options!
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Windows and Doors to Consider for a Contemporary or Modern Look - Opting for a Modern or Contemporary Style: The Ever-Evolving Movement What precisely constitutes a “modern” style? Great question! Because this architectural style is currently the most recent one to evolve, there remains no official consensus about what type of design features solidify this trend. Despite this, three approaches are typically cited as the top current …
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Front Door Options: From Replacement to Repair - Whether you are a longtime or brand-new homeowner, you’re probably equally invested in making sure your home portrays your unique style choices both inside and outside. What better way to boost your home’s curb appeal this fall season, than by complimenting the addition of gourds, scarecrows, and autumn colors with a new or retouched front …